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2010-09-29 09:10:00

Astroturfers, Twitter-bombers and smear campaigners need beware this election season as a group of leading Indiana University information and computer scientists yesterday unleashed 'Truthy', a sophisticated new Twitter-based research tool that combines data mining, social network analysis and crowdsourcing to uncover deceptive tactics and misinformation leading up to the Nov 2 elections.

2010-03-23 07:35:00

WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Judson Laipply, YouTube Celebrity, will appear at the Digital Dealer Conference and Exposition after Adam Boalt's presentation on the "Evolution of a Social Media Dealer" at 4:30 p.m. on April 21st.

2009-11-10 09:00:00

NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Back by popular demand, the Elves have returned! To kick-off the holiday season, OfficeMax® (NYSE: OMX) announced today the return of its free holiday e-greeting, ElfYourself.com, the most popular viral experience in web history.

2009-09-22 09:15:00

Parents, get ready to say OMG and watch your teens roflol.

2009-05-23 14:22:27

A spokesman for the video-sharing Web site YouTube, based in California, says a prank has left the site with scores of pornographic videos. The unidentified spokesman said hackers placed thousands of pornographic videos on the Web site by misleadingly tagging the adult videos with the names of popular musical acts, The Daily Telegraph (Britain) said Friday. Among the musical acts whose names were used in the online prank were Disney performers Hannah Montana and the Jonas Brothers. YouTube is...

2009-05-11 08:29:45

NBC has announced plans to air a new prime-time U.S. special Saturday Night Live Just Shorts this month. SNL cast member Andy Samberg is to serve as host of the program, which will feature some of the sketch comedy show's most popular short films. The special is slated to air May 17 from 9 p.m.

2009-04-23 04:30:00

The Story of Britain's Got Talent: Susan Boyle's Video & What Law Firms and Other Professional Services Firms Can Learn From It RYE and TRIBECA, N.Y., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- One week after its post on YouTube, over 37 million people watched a heartwarming viral video where a not-so-glamorous, yet charming, 47 year-old Scottish woman swept critics' hearts on "Britain's Got Talent," the UK's version of "American Idol." This video is compelling and "viral" because it has five distinctive...

2009-03-16 10:30:00

NEW YORK, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh off his record-breaking album Incredibad, SNL star Andy Samberg is set to host the eighteenth annual MTV MOVIE AWARDS, premiering LIVE on MTV, Sunday May 31st from the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, CA.

Word of the Day
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.